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Yemen

16 February 2016

The cameraman for Yemen's Shabab in Taiz was killed by a sniper while covering events in Alhasb city, according to the Yemeni Journalists' Syndicate (YJS), an IFJ affiliate. ...

22 January 2016

The TV cameraman for Al Masirah, a Houthi-owned television channel, was filming bombing raids on 21 January when he was severely injured by an air-strike. ...

17 January 2016

The Yemeni freelance journalist was killed in a raid by the Saudi-led coalition on the capital city, Sanaa, under Houthis rebels’ control. ...

17 September 2015

The cameraman of Al massira TV was killed in the Saudi-led air strikes which hit in the Al Jaraf neighborhood of the capital of Sana'a. Sharaf al-Din was fatally wounded while covering the bombing of Al Jaraf and died of his injuries.

21 May 2015

According to media reports, Yemeni Shabab TV correspondent Abdullah Kabil and Shuhail TV correspondent Yousef Alaizry were kidnapped by the Houthis rebels last Wednesday 20 May while coming back from covering a tribal leaders' meeting agains ...

22 April 2015

According to the Yemeni Journalists' Syndicate ( YJS), an IFJ affiiate, Abdulkareem Ali Muthna who was a manager /editor of a regional state radio Marib was killed while on assignment covering the fighting between the Huthis rebels and tribal men ...

20 April 2015

Mohammed Rajah Shamsan , the presenter of Yemen Today TV was killed in an explosion caused by the Saudi-led military coalition’s airstrike near the TV headquarters in the capital, Sanaa, according to media reports. ...

17 March 2015

The prominent Yemeni journalist was assassinated in front of the family's home in the capital, Sanaa, according to media quoting his relatives. ...

04 January 2015

The correspondent of Al-Masirah TV died of wounds he sustained in a road side bomb blast which targeted a gathering of Shiite Huthi militiamen, also known as Ansarullah, in the Dhamar, according to AFP quoting security sources. ...

06 December 2014

The US photojournalist was killed in a rescue raid by US special forces in Yemen. ...